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A THRILLER OF POWER, POLITICS, CORRUPTION AND MURDER

 

The role of a ghostwriter is to make his client look good, not to uncover the truth. But what happens when the client is a major political figure, and the truth could change the course of history?

 

Adam Lang, the controversial former prime minister of Britain, is writing his memoirs. But his first ghostwriter dies under shocking circumstances, and his replacement—whose experience lies in portraying aging rock stars and film idols—knows little about Lang’s inner circle. Flown to join Lang in a secure house on the remote shores of Martha’s Vineyard in the depths of winter, cut off from everyone and everything he knows, he comes to realize he should never have taken the job.

 

It’s not just his predecessor’s mysterious death that haunts him, but Adam Lang himself. Deep in Lang’s past are buried shocking secrets…secrets with the power to alter world politics…secrets with the power to kill. Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • The Ghost [Writer] has got the goods.” 

    Stephen King

  • “Taut, clear…unfolds with clarity and panache—and with a classy twist on the very last page…nicely lubricated with humor.” 

    New York Times

  • “Harris has managed to write a superior entertainment that is also an angry portrait of todays political reality.” 

    Washington Post

  • “Blazes to a satisfying close.” 

    Barnes & Noble, editorial review

  • A New York Times Bestseller

Listener Opinions

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Eric | 2/7/2014

    " Super book. It was one of Stephen King's picks for the top ten books of 2007, and I believe it deserved that honor. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Lorie | 1/26/2014

    " This is the first book I have ever read by this author. It was very readable, and I may try more in the future. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Kaileigh Linton | 1/23/2014

    " I thought this was very slow, could barely keep the characters straight because they were very boring. It was a good idea, just poorly executed. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Claire | 1/14/2014

    " Excellent read, gripping tension with modern reference - good twist at end "

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